Chicken

Represented by:
Sophie Gorell Barnes

Category:
Play

Publisher:
DBDA

Publication date:

Chicken tells the story of two cousins, Tammy and Chris, and leads the audience to believe that Chris will be killed in a cycle accident because he refuses to wear a cycle helmet. Ultimately Tammy is killed in a game of “Chicken” on one morning the cousins walk to school. Chris never tells anyone, his part in the accident, but lives with his dreadful secret. As Chris says “there is no known cure for a moment’s stupidityā€¯